Fear and Trembling by Søren Kierkegaard Panegyric

This section is called a Panegyric . This term is defined as high praise or  a eulogy for someone of great esteem. At such Kierkegaard does just that praising Abraham and the enormity of the task which befell him. The entirety of the section is mainly used to ruminate on the sacrifice which was requested….

Fear and Trembling by Søren Kierkegaard Prelude

Kierkegaard has long since been one of my favorite thinkers to read behind and yet I’ve never taken much time to truly examine his work as a whole. In order to rectify this I will begin with his work Fear and Trembling in order to understand his philosophical view more completely. Fear and Trembling begins…